Presenting AI-Powered Business Models at the 2020 CBRE Portugal Outlook

Last week, Dr. René Bohnsack was invited to talk about new business models in smart cities at the yearly CBRE Portugal Outlook event. He presented the research of the Business Model Design Lab, including the first AI-powered business model analysis concept. This imitation learning algorithm is…


Presenting Smart Business Modeler to The Lisbon MBA International Program

Last week, the Business Model Design Lab was invited to present our award-winning platform Smart Business Modeler for The Lisbon MBA International Program. Smart Business Modeler is a business modeling and venture creation platform that is empowering entrepreneurs to translate their ideas into…


Fábrica de Startups: Discoveries Travel and Tourism Startup Accelerator

The Business Model Design Lab collaborated with Fábrica de Startups to pilot our venture creation and coaching platform as FabStart Academy, premiered by the Discoveries Travel and Tourism Startup Accelerator 2019 program. Discoveries: Travel and Tourism Startup Accelerator Discoveries is an…


Venture Creation Workshop

Venture Creation Workshop

The Business Model Design Lab was invited to guide and inspire 25 teams at the 7th edition of BET24 Startup Challenge 1.0. What are investors looking for? Exactly – significant return potential at minimum risk. However, “risk” is a broad term compared to the five specific startup failures…


Innovation and Entrepreneurship Workshop

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Workshop

The Business Model Design Lab guided 60 international students on an Urban Innovation Workshop with the aim of agilely learning more about innovation and venture creation. Alina Margolina opened the session with a keynote on what is business model innovation and how a pattern-based approach can…


Innovation Days at Tunis Business School

Innovation Days at Tunis Business School

“Creating Successful Business Models” Workshop The Innovation Center at Tunis Business School hosted the Innovation Days during the 18th and 19th of April. Part of these days was the workshop “Creating successful business models” held by René Bohnsack, which followed the talk of Emir Ben Ghodhben…